Search Legislation

The Energy Information (Tumble Driers) Regulations 1996

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Application

  5. 4.Suppliers' duties in respect of labels

  6. 5.Suppliers' duties in respect of information notices

  7. 6.Suppliers' deemed consent to publication of information

  8. 7.Suppliers to be responsible for accuracy of labels and information notices

  9. 8.Suppliers' duties in respect of technical documentation

  10. 9.Dealers' duty in respect of displayed appliances

  11. 10.Dealers' duty in respect of information notices

  12. 11.Extent of dealers' duties under regulations 9 and 10

  13. 12.Printed communications

  14. 13.Misleading information

  15. 14.Enforcement and offences

  16. 15.Transitional provisions

  17. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      THE LABEL

      1. 1.Label design

      2. I.Notes to Figure 1:

      3. II.Supplier’s model identifier.

      4. III.The energy efficiency class of an appliance, determined in accordance...

      5. IV.Without prejudice to any requirements under the Community Eco-label scheme,...

      6. V.Energy consumption in kWh per cycle for a “dry cotton”...

      7. VI.Rated capacity of cotton, in kg., in accordance with the...

      8. VII.The type of appliance, air vented or condensing, in accordance...

      9. VIII.Where applicable, noise measured in accordance with Directive 86/594/EEC.

      10. 2.Printing

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      THE INFORMATION NOTICE

      1. 1.The information notice shall contain the information specified below. The...

      2. 2.The information contained in the label may be given in...

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      MAIL ORDER AND OTHER DISTANCE SELLING

      1. 1.Mail order catalogues and other printed communications referred to in...

      2. 2.Where other information contained in the information notice is provided,...

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      ENERGY EFFICIENCY CLASSIFICATION

      1. The energy efficiency class of an appliance shall be determined...

    5. SCHEDULE 5

      OFFENCES, ENFORCEMENT AND OTHER MATTERS

      1. PART I PROVISIONS AS TO OFFENCES

        1. 1.Offences and penalties

        2. 2.Prosecution of offences

        3. 3.Defences

        4. 4.Liability of a person other than the principal offender

      2. PART II PROVISIONS AS TO ENFORCEMENT

        1. 5.Obstruction of authorised officers

        2. 6.Explanation of suggested remedial action

        3. 7.Right to make representations

        4. 8.Application of paragraphs 6 and 7 to other interested persons

        5. 9.Power of enforcement authority to require technical documentation

        6. 10.Test purchases

        7. 11.Power to enter premises and inspect, seize and detain appliances etc.

        8. 12.Appeals against detention of appliances etc

        9. 13.Compensation for loss etc of appliances or records seized

        10. 14.Recovery of expenses of enforcement

      3. PART III MISCELLANEOUS AND SUPPLEMENTAL

        1. 15.Restrictions on disclosure of information

        2. 16.Savings for certain privileges

        3. 17.Saving for civil rights

        4. 18.Service of documents etc.

        5. 19.Reports etc.

  18. Explanatory Note

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources